With superior traction, the Hyster tow tractor forklift can pull loads of up to 7000kg.. This electric counterbalanced truck model is based on the successful Hyster low level order picker, offering benefits such as low cost of operation and high performance acceleration.
The Hyster tow tractor helps manufacturing operations transport material to production lines and is ideal for the automotive and engineering industries and for any type of line feed operation.
Hyster LO5.0-7.0T tow tractors feature a 2,6kW AC motor that delivers powerful high performance acceleration, braking and travel speed
Suitable for many types of couplings, the intelligently designed universal flange ensures an ideal solution for a wide range of applications, including automotive assembly and component supply operations, industries operating parts line feed, mail and parcel distribution services, transport and healthcare services and wholesale distribution
For tough operating environments a welded steel box construction helps to ensure long term reliability and durability by protecting the counterbalance forklift from collision impacts
Component wear and tear and resulting operational costs are reduced thanks to features such as regenerative braking, which reduces use of the service brake, dissipating the heat of the traction motor
Downtime costs are kept to a minimum through the use of onboard diagnostics and a design with easily accessible components helping to make maintenance quick and simple. The AC traction motor with built in thermal protection is fully enclosed for protection against damage and debris
Energy efficiency further supports a lower cost of operation and is achieved through advanced control features, such as adjustable performance settings that enable the truck to be tailored to meet the specific application requirements
The LO5.0-7.0T tow tractor is available with a coasting function (previously known as creep control), that enables the operator to move with the truck without mounting the vehicle
Capable of towing up to 7000 kg or 8000 kg respectively, the new Hyster ® T7.0HS3 three-wheel and T8.0HS4 four-wheel Rider Tow Tractors are ideal for any type of line feed operation, particularly in the automotive and engineering industries.
To meet Just-In-Time requirements with optimum efficiency, the rider tow tractors are dependable and powerful, with excellent manoeuvrability.
Both models are compact, feature an anti-roll back on ramps device, and have external inching control buttons to assist with trailer hitching
Adjustable acceleration and travel speeds meet the different needs of specific applications
Highly reliable, the seated tow tractors feature a solid frame construction, AC control system with thermal protection, automatically applied transmission parking brake, and quality components, providing long-term dependability and durability
Intelligent ergonomic features contribute to excellent productivity during long and demanding shifts. Featuring a single step for easy ingress/egress, comfortable suspended seat and intuitive truck controls
The four-wheel tow tractor is also designed to offer good stability over rough, uneven or broken surfaces, and features power-assisted steering with a heated cab option
Easy service access minimises downtime for routine or unplanned maintenance. Advanced control features, such as easy diagnostics via a handheld controller, also help to deliver a low cost of ownership
Options include four different battery sizes and battery extraction options, a choice of tyres, and roll-up PVC curtain side doors
Hyster® Tracker fleet management system can be fitted to monitor use